Gigartina livida (Turner) J.
Gigartina livida (Turner) J.Agardh 1842: 104
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1842). Algae maris Mediterranei et Adriatici, observationes in diagnosin specierum et dispositionem generum. pp. [i]-x, 1-164. Parisiis [Paris]: Apud Fortin, Masson et Cie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Sarcothalia livida (Turner) Hommersand
Fucus lividus Turner
Type locality: "Southern Ocean" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 293). Type: BM (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 113). Notes: New Zealand (Hommersand et al. 1993: 113).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Papenfuss, G.F. (1964). Catalogue and bibliography of Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic benthic marine algae. In: Antarctic Research Series. Volume 1. Bibliography of the Antarctic Seas. (Lee, M.O. Eds), pp. 1-76. Washington D.C.: American Geophysical Union.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2018.